[Pkg-mediawiki-devel] Fwd: Re: MediaWiki patches in Debian.
dgerard at gmail.com
Tue Jun 12 08:15:51 UTC 2012
On 12 June 2012 08:16, Thorsten Glaser <t.glaser at tarent.de> wrote:
> MySQL is not a database, and the MW installations in FusionForge use
> the same database as the forge itself, just a different schema (one
> per project)
MediaWiki is ridiculously overoptimised toward MySQL. This sucks in
many ways, but it's also true.
The impression I'm getting is that your primary interest in MediaWiki
is as a component in FusionForge, not e.g. for someone who thinks "I'd
like a wiki, MediaWiki would be nice, oh it's in Debian, I'll use
>. Why do you try to force your limited world view on
The limited view of knowing the application?
This sort of thing is why Debian's package is perceived as too weird
to support, and what we're trying to fix here.
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